Steps to Setup Envoy Proxy Server on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Envoy Proxy is a free & open source high-performance proxy server & used for single services,applications,communication bus & large modern service-oriented architecture.It also supports front/edge proxy,gRPC, HTTP L7 routing,HTTP/2 & use of API for configuration management .

There are some steps to setup Envoy Proxy server on Ubuntu:

Step1: Update the System.

apt-get update

Step 2: Install the required packages.

apt install apt-transport-https gnupg2 curl lsb-release

  • Here is the command output.

Step 3: Install Envoy Proxy on System.

  • Add the GPG key.

curl -sL '' | sudo gpg --dearmor -o /usr/share/keyrings/getenvoy-keyring.gpg

  • Verify the Envoy Proxy GPG key.

echo a077cb587a1b622e03aa4bf2f3689de14658a9497a9af2c427bba5f4cc3c4723 /usr/share/keyrings/getenvoy-keyring.gpg | sha256sum --check

  • Add Envoy Proxy repository.

echo "deb [arch=amd64 signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/getenvoy-keyring.gpg] $(lsb_release -cs) main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getenvoy.list

  • Here is the command output.

  • Update the packages.

apt update

  • Install the Envoy Proxy.

apt install getenvoy-envoy

  • Here is the command output.

Step 4: To check the version of Envoy Proxy.

envoy --version

  • Here is the command output.

  • To display a list of the available options.

envoy --help

  • Here is the command output.

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